119-0301/09 – Business Law (OP)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of LawCredits3
Subject guarantorprof. JUDr. Naděžda Rozehnalová, CSc.Subject version guarantorprof. JUDr. Naděžda Rozehnalová, CSc.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementChoice-compulsory
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesEKFIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BAR0580 Mgr. Richard Bartes
CZU0006 Dr Mgr. Damian Czudek, Ph.D.
GOD20 Mgr. Pavel Godický
HOU0031 Mgr. Zdeněk Houdek
KOZ0138 Dr Mgr. Michal Kozieł, Ph.D.
KRU53 Ing. Martina Krügerová, Ph.D.
MAR22 JUDr. Jana Martiníková, Ph.D.
ROZ21 prof. JUDr. Naděžda Rozehnalová, CSc.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 2+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

In the subject matter students are supposed to: - describe regulatory enviroment, define its subject, outline the methods of regulation and list basal forms of regulation, - comprehend principles of the public law and private law regulation and to explain differences between them - apply gained knowledge and comprehension to interprete and solve model situations 1. Commercial Law – its mean and view of its basic institutions. Subject and sources, commercial company, negotiation on behalf of businessman. 2. Personal Commercial Company – general characteristics, public commercial company, limited partnership. Partners’ status. Properties. 3. Corporate company - general characteristics. Business shares and disposition with them. Limited Liability Company. 4.Joint-Stock Company – shares, sorts of shares, basic capital and its reducing and raising. Joint-Stock Company authorities. 5. Conditions of foreign subjects entrepreneurship in the Czech Republic - legal regulations, equal treatment rule. Investments protection in the CR. Particular forms of foreign subjects’ involvement in the CR´s business. 6. General rules on commercial obligations – term obligation, relation between Civil Code and Commercial Code, legal regulation of contracts conclusions. 7. Contracting types - named contract and inominative contract, contracting types´ catalogue in Civil Code and Commercial Code´s regime, commercial conditions. 8. Custodial Institutes – sorts of legal custody of obligations and criteria of custody proceeding, right of lien, contractual penalties, debts acknowledgment, warranty, bank warranty. 9. Change and Expiration of Obligations – obigations´ changes in the subjects, subject and content. Assignment of claims and assumption of indebtedness. Expiration of obligations by obligations fulfillment and non-fulfillment. General regulation of obligation fulfillment. Avoidance of contract. 10. Economic Competition – public and private elements of competition law. Basic factum of antitrust law and law against unfair competition. 11. Bankrupt and Settlement – basis of bankruptcy law, bankrupt, bankruptcy, authority and competences of judicial factor, creditors committee. Consequences of bankruptcy declared by the court. Settlement. 12. Trading License – license, self-employed, licenses sorts, Trades Licensing Office and its competences, trading license in legal regulation. 13. Judicial and Extrajudicial Legal Disputes Judgment – court structure, basis of Civil Procedure Code, process of discovery and execution process, judicial remedy, extrajudicial judgment of legal disputes, arbitration procedure. 14. Trade Register, trade register documents, trade register organization, incorporation procedure.

Teaching methods



The subject determines business law including entrepreneur´s status and basic terms as well as business companies and trade register regulation, competitive law, economical competition and its protection, business obligatoy relations and procedural regulation of disputes resulting from those relations and insolvency.

Compulsory literature:

- lectures and study materials accessible in LMS - textbook: Šilhán, J., Czudek, D. Obchodní právo pro ekonomy. Ostrava: VŠB-TUO - new Civil Code - Act No.89/2012 (only § 1-25, § 118-217, § 419-528, § 545-654, § 1721-3079) - Act on commercial corporations - Act No. 90/2012

Recommended literature:

further reading: textbook Nástin obchodního práva (Ondrejová a kol.) Brno: MU, 2014 Bejček a kol. Obchodní právo. Obecná část. Soutěžní právo. C.H.BECK, 2014. Pokorná/Holejšovský/Lasák/Pekárek a kol. Obchodní společnosti a družstva. C.H.BECK, 2014. Bejček a kol. Závazky v podnikání. C.H.BECK, 2015. Kotásek/Pihera/Pokorná/Vítek. Právo cenných papírů. C.H.BECK, 2013 Chalupecká/Lavický/Juřena/Lebeda. Insolvenční právo v teorii a praxi. Brno: MU, 2012. detailed legal commentaries: Lavický a kol. Občanský zákoník I. Obecná část. C.H.BECK, 2014. Hulmák a kol. Občanský zákoník V a VI. Závazkové právo. C.H.BECK, 2014. Lasák/Pokorná/Čáp/Doležil: Zákon o obchodních korporacích. Wolters Kluwer. 2014 Bělohlávek a kol.: Zákon o obchodních korporacích. Nakladatelství Aleš Čeněk, 2013 additional legal acts: Insolvenční zákon Zákon směnečný a šekový Zákon o ochraně hospodářské soutěže

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester


Other requirements

Within the study to monitor the actual changes of legislation in accordance with the pedagogue´s instructions.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

1) The subject and system of Business Law, the basic terms, sources. Entrepreneur, entrepreneurship, entrepreneur´s actions. 2) Business Companies legal regulation – introduction. 3) Establishment and dissolution of the company, changes, insolvency. 4) Private companies, Ltd. 5) Joint Stock Company 6) Business obligatory relationships 7) Contracts, obligations´ securing 8) Changes and conclusion of obligations 9) Responsibility, consequences of contract non-fulfillment limitation of time 10) Types of contracts by Trade Code 11) Introduction to stocks legal regulation 12) Competitive law, existential protection of economic competition 13) Law against unfair competition 14) Business disputes solution

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2012/2013 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Examination Examination 100  51
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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